The apex Igbo Socio-Cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, on Wednesday in Enugu urged the media to desist from publishing press statements from unauthorised persons on its behalf. The organisation described the action by some media as unacceptable and embarrassment to it. Addressing newsmen on behalf of its President-General, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu,Continue Reading

The United Nations Women Representative to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West Africa State, Beatrice Eyong, has urged the media in Nigeria to encourage women candidates in the 2023 general elections through their publications. She gave this charge during the quarterly media dialogue with Media Executives and Chief EditorsContinue Reading

A professor of mass communication and vice chancellor of the Federal University Kashere (FUK), Gombe State, Professor Umaru Pate has tasked media practitioners in the country on investigative reporting. He gave the charge yesterday during the Maiden Colloquium organised by an online newspaper Wikki Times with support from MacArthur FoundationContinue Reading

As major political parties commenced their electioneering campaigns ahead of the 2023 general elections, media practitioners in Akwa Ibom State, under the aegis of Uyo Senatorial District Media Practitioners Forum, USDMPF, have threatened to call out any politician or political party involved in campaigns of violence, calumny or mudslinging. AddressingContinue Reading

Jaiz Bank woos media on equipment financing …Says Islamic banking purely business Jaiz Bank, Nigeria’s premier Islamic bank has offered to finance equipment-upgrade projects of media organisations in the country. The new Managing Director (MD), Mr. Sirajo Salisu, told journalists in Abuja, yesterday, that the bank was prepared to alsoContinue Reading

• Partners Microsoft, Facebook, and Twitter to curb menace• Cautions on spyware vendors, govt-backed threats While attacks vary from country to country, an American technology firm, Google, nevertheless, has warned that the telecommunications sector, media and non-governmental organisations, among others, are the most prone to cyber attacks, especially, phishing fromContinue Reading